Canada: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture (Culture Smart!)

By Diane Lemieux

Canada is the second-largest nation on this planet, stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific and spanning six time zones. From coast to coast lie big forests, breathtaking mountains, flat, open plains, and hundreds of thousands of lakes and rivers. it's also the world’s second-most in moderation populated state. The Canadian psyche is deeply motivated through the dimensions of the territory and the extremes of its climate.
Canada’s brief background, and its quite peaceable improvement, impacts the way in which the Canadians view the area and their position in it. they're one of many world’s wealthiest countries, with a high quality of existence to compare, and are happy with their optimistic foreign recognition.
Outsiders imagine that Canadians are culturally just like, if extra modest than, their American friends. yet Canadian society is extra complicated than that. this can be some of the most multicultural societies on the earth, as a result of its excessive point of immigration. moreover, its small inhabitants, unfold thinly throughout an enormous landmass, impacts how Canadians converse with one another. for example, they determine extra conveniently with their province or local people than they do with their state. Politically and economically, the rustic is particularly decentralized.
Culture shrewdpermanent! Canada provides a wide assessment of the geography, historical past, and politics of the land. It describes Canadian values and attitudes, how humans chill out of their spare time, and the way you may make neighbors with them. there's a bankruptcy on enterprise if you happen to want to know what to anticipate within the company global. by way of getting ready you for the reactions, feelings, and occasions that you'll adventure in the course of your stopover at, it is going to deepen your knowing of the rustic. Canadians are open, pleasant, and cozy hosts. they are going to welcome you much more warmly should you show a few intensity of information in their tradition.

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